Monday, January 31, 2011
Hung Jury in Wake County Murder Case
In the first degree murder case of William Otis Bryant, in Raleigh, the jury could not reach a verdict and a mistrial was declared today. Mr. Bryant was charged in the shooting death of a cab driver. If convicted, he could receive a life sentence without possibility of parole. Read more here.
Mr. Bryant gained some notoriety a few months back when DOC accidentally released him. (See here). Mr. Bryant's bond was reduced to $200,000 and he awaits a new trial.